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Two flies from rape field --> Scaptomyza flava & Platypalpus sp.
Tina S
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Posted on 21-09-2020 02:19
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can anyone narrow down these two ones?

Data: Germany, Lower Saxony, Rodenberg, rape field, 60 m, 20 September 2020.

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Edited by Tina S on 22-09-2020 03:45
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Jan Maca
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Upper picture (although not very sharp) apparently a female of Scaptomyza flava (larvae are mining leaves of Brassicaceae).
Lower picture: probably Platypalpus sp.
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Thank you very much for your determination!
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